Greek Tragedy in Birmingham

6.00pm, 26 February 2015 at Library of Birmingham: King Oedipus and Oedipus the King
buy tickets: http://www.birmingham-box.co.uk/event/greek-tragedy-on-the-small-screen-oedipus/?tab=6#unit-production-dates

King Oedipus. Play of the Month. BBC, 1972. Dir. Alan Bridges. With Sheila Allen, Anthony Bate, Ian Holm, Alan Webb. 75 min.
+ Oedipus Tyrannus. BBC and The Open University, 1977. Dir. Richard Callanan. With Rosalie Crutchley, John Forbes-Robertson, Ronald Radd, Patrick Stewart. 50 min.

6.00pm 5 March 2015 at Library of Birmingham: Agamemnon and Of Mice and Men
buy tickets: http://www.birmingham-box.co.uk/event/greek-tragedy-on-the-small-screen-agamemnon/

The Serpent Son, part 1: Agamemnon. BBC, 1979. Dir. Bill Hays. With Helen Mirren, Denis Quilley, Diana Rigg. 95 min.
+ Of Mycenae and Men (written by Frederic Raphael and Kenneth McLeish, BBC 1979. Dir. Hugh David. With Diana Dors, Bob Hoskins, Freddie Jones. 30 min.

5.30 pm 12 March 2015 at University of Birmingham, Edgbaston Campus: ‘Drama, War, Sex, Education: Greek Plays on British Television, 1958-1990’ , a lecture by Dr Amanda Wrigley (University of Westminster), all welcome, attendance free

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